libre android sdk?
GNUtoo at no-log.org
Wed May 19 16:57:21 UTC 2010
On Mon, 2010-05-10 at 23:08 -0700, Jim Garrison wrote:
> On 05/10/2010 07:00 AM, Bradley M. Kuhn wrote:
> > Jim Garrison wrote:
> >> I recently became the new owner of a Motorola Droid phone, and I am
> >> looking to begin developing applications for it (or at least compile
> >> existing ones).
> > It would be great if you could do an inventory of what parts of the system
> > are proprietary if you have a chance/inclination, similar to what we did
> > for the HTC Dream.
> I am excited to do so. Are there instructions somewhere, or is it for
> me to figure out? (Sorry, the dumb questions are a result of me being
> mostly clueless yet eager to learn about this new platform. :)
> >> Is there a free/libre version of the Android SDK available? Or, is it
> >> possible to develop/compile applications without the "SDK"?
> > I think Gnutoo did a pretty good job answering your primary question.
> Yes, and I appreciate it. My remaining problem is that repo hangs when
> I try to download everything, whether I try to download replicant or the
> official Android sources. Maybe I'll stop in channel soon and see if
> someone can help me.
> In fact, here's where it currently hangs indefinitely:
> ~/replicant$ ../bin/repo sync
> Fetching projects: 1% (2/117) remote: Counting objects: 39, done.
> remote: Compressing objects: 100% (18/18), done.
> remote: Total 23 (delta 16), reused 8 (delta 5)
> Unpacking objects: 100% (23/23), done.
> From git://android.git.kernel.org/platform/bionic
> 0be7eda..6ba5efd master -> korg/master
> Fetching projects: 6% (8/117)
did you run that exact command before:
../bin/repo init -u git://gitorious.org/replicant/manifest.git
because I tried again and it just worked...
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